A nose job is a very popular in Asia and in the Philippines, if not the most often asked for, cosmetic surgery procedure among Filipinos in Philippines, or Asians for that matter. Essentially, we want to get a rhinoplasty because we want to reshape and improve our overall facial appearance.
Yes, the shape and appearance of our nose can dramatically affect the way we look. And yes, in the end, who doesn’t want a nose that is in harmony with the rest of one’s facial features, right?
More than being beautiful
The medical term for a nose job is rhinoplasty. A nose job or nose lift may seem like a simple procedure, but it is actually a highly specialized surgery that requires the expertise of a board certified plastic surgeon or a cosmetic surgeon here in Philippines with years of experience in doing this particular operation.
Rhinoplasty in the Philippines is commonly done for the following reasons:
How is the rhinoplasty procedure done here in the Philippines?
It varies individually. Your surgeon here in Philippines will be the one to tell you if you require a local anestheic or a general anesthesia, depending on your case.
What is the cost of rhinoplasty operation in the Philippines?
Starting average is Php 25,000 to Php 30,000 ( Php is Philippines Peso ) – depending on the type of rhinoplasty or nose job procedure (nasal bridge augmentation, alar plasty, nasal tip or both).
Are there any risks and complications involve in nose lift or rhinoplasty in the Philippines?
Complications in rhinoplasty or nose lift are not common, but, no surgical procedure is totally free of risk. Some possible complications include bleeding, infection, poor wound healing, numbness of the nose, breathing difficulties, unfavorable scarring, extrusion of implants or sutures, pain, and the need for revision rhinoplasty.
Rest assured though that your surgeon and the rest of the medical team will guide you before, during and even after your rhinoplasty procedure to prevent or minimize any risk and make your operation a successful one.
What to expect after the procedure of rhinoplasty or nose lift?
Expect some bruising, swelling, and general discomfort for a month or so, depending on the extent of your nose job procedure or rhinoplasty procedure. But you can also expect to return to normal activities, including exercise and swimming, after a month or so.
Just a matter of opinion:
To each its own, as the saying goes. So again, if you’re not content with your current nose or you just wanted to improve, change, alter, or reshape it according to what you think is more ‘you’, then why not?
Another saying goes, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Well then, why not be in your eyes?
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